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May 18, 2010


Last summer, after seven years of writing novels no one was interested in publishing, Karen McQuestion decided to try something new. With no expectations, she uploaded one of her books, a romantic comedy, to Kindle. Six hours later, she had her first sale … for $1.99. Now she's had more than 30,000 downloads, a movie deal and a real live paperback coming out in August. 

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